Bifidobacterium dentium

Bifidobacterium dentium

a bacterial species recovered in association with dental caries and periodontal disease. It is also an opportunistic pathogen, recovered in mixed infections associated with abscess formation.

Bi·fi·do·bac·te·ri·um den·ti·um

(bī'fī-dō-bak-tēr'ē-ŭm den'shē-ŭm)
A bacterial species recovered in association with dental caries and periodontal disease. It is also an opportunistic pathogen, recovered in mixed infections associated with abscess formation.

Bi·fi·do·bac·te·ri·um den·ti·um

(bī'fī-dō-bak-tēr'ē-ŭm den'shē-ŭm)
Opportunistic bacterial species recovered in association with dental caries and periodontal disease, and with mixed infections associated with abscess formation.
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Antimicrobial, antioxidant, hepatoprotective and antitumor properties of these microorganisms (Actinomyces meyeri, Actinomyces odontolyticus, Bacteroides ovatus, Bifidobacterium bifidum, Bifidobacterium breve, Bifidobacterium dentium, Clostridium butyricum, Clostridium beijerinckii, Enterococcus gallinarum, Enterococcus faecalis, Escherichia coli, Eubacterium aerofaciens, Eubacterium lentum, Lactobacillus spp.
We identified, to our knowledge, the first bifidobacterial strain, Bifidobacterium dentium, that is capable of secreting large amounts of gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA).
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